Date
September 10 – 17, 2021
Length
8 days
Pricing from Toronto
$4,819 CAD*
Pricing from Winnipeg
$4,699 CAD*
Activity Level
Moderate

From vistas to vineyards, discover some of North America’s greatest scenery and the New World’s finest wines on this treat for taste buds and travellers alike. Begin amongst the hills of San Francisco and visit Fisherman’s Wharf before escaping to Alcatraz. Span the Golden Gate Bridge to picturesque Sausalito and head for a wine tasting. Explore the rolling greens of the Napa Valley, one of the world’s finest wine growing regions. Savour a private tour of Robert Mondavi as you follow the grape from vines to cellars to your glass. Enjoy three Mondavi wines and a visit to their famed boutique before stopping at Ledson Wineries for a private expert-guided tasting. Sample local cheese and charcuterie before continuing on to St. Francis Winery and Vineyards nestled amid the mountains of Sonoma County. Take in the legendary giant redwoods before returning to San Francisco by Sausalito ferry.

CAA Member-exclusive benefits:

  • $25 CAD Beverage card†
  • 25 CAA Dollars®^
  • 25% savings on CAA Travel Insurance◊

Daily Itinerary

Day 1

San Francisco – Depart from Toronto or Winnipeg to San Francisco. Upon arrival, transfer with the local guide to the hotel. Remainder of day at leisure

Day 2

San Francisco – Full-day tour of San Francisco including a visit to Alcatraz B

Day 3

Napa – Head towards Napa Vally and enjoy a stop at a local winery for a tour, tasting and boxed picnic lunch. Remainder of day at leisure B/BL/T

Day 4

Napa – Drive through the beautiful wine country of Napa and stop for a private tour and tasting at a local winery. The rest of the day at leisure B/T

Day 5

Sonoma – Head towards Sonoma and stop en route at a local winery for an educational wine and cheese experience. Remainder of day at leisure B/T

Day 6

Sonoma – Experience the final winery today with a tour and tasting. Remainder of the day at leisure B/T

Day 7

San Francisco – Depart for San Francisco with a stop at Muir Wood National Park, home to the Coastal Redwoods. Enjoy a scenic one-way ride on the Sausalito Ferry to San Francisco. The remainder of the day at leisure B

Day 8

Transfer to San Francisco airport for return flight to Toronto or Winnipeg B

B - Breakfast | BL - Boxed Lunch | T - Tasting

Follow the route from vistas to vineyards.

Stroll Fisherman’s Wharf, escape to Alcatraz, then savour the New World’s finest vintages in the famed Napa Valley on this bucket-list worthy trip.

Package Includes

Travel accessories
• Return airfare from Toronto or Winnipeg to San Francisco

• 7-night stay in moderate-class accommodation

• Breakfast daily, 1 boxed/picnic lunch and 4 tastings

• Land transportation via first-class motor coach

• All bridge, ferry and road tolls

• Sightseeing and entrance fees as per itinerary

• Professional English-speaking tour director throughout

• Hotel porterage of 1 suitcase per person

• Destination transfers